CONCERTS

TUESDAY, 6 March 2018

WIND STORM

Music for Large Wind Ensemble

 

J.F.Dopplebauer: Divertimento fur Blaserseptett

W.A. Mozart: Serenade No.11 in E Flat, K.375 (Original Version)

Geoffrey Hartley: Pollyphoneya

Igor Stravinsky: 3 Pieces for Clarinet Solo

Vincent D'Indy: Chanson et danses, Op.50

Peter Schickele: Dream Dances

   Lt. Bruce Mansfield, conductor

  

   Amy Duerr Day, oboe

   Yumiko Anthenien, oboe & english horn

   David Salge & Stephen Anthenien, clarinet

   Bruce Kelley & Ron Matthew Gilbert, horn

   Judith Lawrence & Stefan Lang, bassoon

   Priscilla Jones, 'cello

  

SATURDAY, 6 January 2018

The Old Yeare Now Away Is Fled

Music of the Renaissance for Epiphany: Carolls sacred and profane

 

   Courtney Bray, mezzo soprano

  

   John Bocker, cornetto

   Peggy Brady, violin

   Benn Hanson, bass sackbut, recorders, rackett

   Judith Lawrence, dulcian, percussion

   Toni Seales, alto sackbut, percussion

   Guy Smith, tenor sackbut, cittern

TUESDAY, 19 September 2017

with STRINGS ATTACHED

Chamber Music Quintets & Quartets for Winds  & Strings

Sir Edward Elgar: Romance for Bassoon & Strings, Op. 68

WA Mozart: Quartet for Flute & Strings in D Major, K 285

Johannes Brahms: Quintet for Clarinet & Strings in b minor, Op. 115

   Suzanne Burton, flute

   David Salge, clarinet

   Bruce Kelley & Ron Matthew Gilbert, horns

   Judith Lawrence, bassoon

   Peggy Brady, violin

   Thomas Monk, violin

   Anne Burns, viola

   Arlayne Eseman, 'cello'

   Barbara Deppe, 'cello

   Jane Christen, double bass

TUESDAY, 28 March 2017

MADE IN THE USA

Mixed chamber Music Made in the USA - small but mighty

 

John Rutter: Three American Miniatures for flute & clarinet

Lucas Floyd: Six Duets for two cellos

Kenneth Lowman: LA Sketches for oboe, clarinet, viola & bassoon

Bill Douglas: Trio for flute, clarinet & bassoon

Alvin Etler: Suite for flute, oboe & clarinet

Irving Fine: One, Two, Buckle my Shoe for oboe, clarinet, violin & 'cello

   Suzanne Burton, flute

   Amy Duerr Day, oboe

   David Salge, clarinet

   Judith Lawrence, bassoon

   Thomas Monk, violin & viola

   Arlayne Eseman, 'cello

   Priscilla Jones, 'cello

TUESDAY, 10 January 2017

FOR NINE more or less

Music for Large Ensemble

 

Francis Poulenc: Mouvements Perpetuels

Jules Massenet: Valse tres lent

FH McKay: Bainbridge Island Sketches

Arthur Honegger: Pastorele d'ete

Gustave Samazeuilh: Divertissement et Musette

Gabriel Pierne: Ballet de Cour

   Suzanne Burton, flute

   Amy Duerr Day, oboe

   David Salge, clarinet

   Kestrel Wright, horn

   Judith Lawrence, bassoon

  

   Peggy Brady, violin

   Thomas Monk, violin

   Anne Burns, viola

   Arlaye Eseman, 'cello

   Barbara Deppe, 'cello

   Jane Christen, double bass

MONDAY, 19 September 2016

IT IS ENOUGH

 

Samuel Barber: Dover Beach, Op.3

JS Bach: Cantata BWV 82 "Ich habe genug"

Arthur Bachmann: Boundary Layers for String Quartet

Arthur Bachmann arrangements: for String Quartet:

  Carlos Gardel: Tango "Por Una Cabeza"

  Edvard Grieg: Wedding Day at Troldhugen, Op. 65 no. 6

  Leonard Berstein: Variation III from Danzon

   Charles Robert Stephens, baritone

   Beau Quartet

  

   Stephen Bryant, violin

   Rachel Pearson, violin

   Sue Jane Bryant, viola

   Roberta Downey, 'cello

   with

   Amy Duerr Day, oboe

   Patrick Stoyanovich, keyboard

SUNDAY, 20 March 2016

STRING QUARTET + ONE

Chamaber Msuic for String Quartet + Bass

Francois Couperin (arr Arthur Bachmann): Les Baricades Misteriuses

Dimitri Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 6, Op. 101

Malcolm Forsyth: Little Suite for String Quintet

Claude-Achille Debussy: String Quartet in g minor, Op. 10

   Beau Quartet

   Stephen Bryant, violin

   Rachel Pearson, violin

   Sue Jane Bryant, viola

   Joy Payton-Stevens, 'cello

   with

   Jonathan Green, bass

TUESDAY, 5 January 2016

I'M A STRANGER HERE MYSELF

Chamber Music for Epiphany & a New Year

 

Sir Malcolm Arnold: Quintet, Op 7 for flute, violin, viola, horn & bassoon

Paul Bonneau: Trois Noels Anciens for wind trio

Harold Arlen (arr. Ray Pizzi): If I Only Had a Brain for wind trio

Traditional/Henry Purcell: Sussex Carol; Yorkshire Wassail; Fie, Nae Prithee John

Kurt Weill/Ogden Nash: I'm a Stranger Here Myself from One Touch of Venus

Ludwig van Beethoven: Septet in E Flat Major, Op.20 for clarinet, bassoon, horn,

                     violin, viola, 'cello & double bass

 

   Courtney Bray, mezzo soprano

   Quinn Liebling, vocals

   Suzanne Burton, flute

   David Salge, clarinet

   Judith Lawrence, bassoon

   Cyndy Jefferon, horn

   Peggy Brady, violin

   Thomas Monk, viola

   Barbara Deppe, 'cello

   Jane Christen, double bass

TUESDAY, 22 September 2015

NO STRINGS ATTACHED

Music for winds, percussion & voice

Philipp Friedrich Buchner: Sonata IX for duo fagotti & continuo

Jan Freidman: Mist Over the Lake

Gordon Jacob: Duo for Clarinet & Bassoon

Charles Huguenin: Trio No. 1, Op 30 for woodwinds

Howard J. Buss: Awakening

Warren Benson: Three Dances for solo snare drum

Stephen Sonheim: Three Songs

   Not a Day Goes By

   Could I Leave You?

   Send in the Clowns

   Marijane C. Milton, vocals

   Edward Littlefield, percussion

  

   Amy Duerr Day, oboe & english horn

   David Salge, clarinet

   Judith Lawerence, bassoon & fagott

   Cuyler Page, fagott

   Jon Brenner, organ

SUNDAY, 29 March 2015

CONVERSATIONS

Music for Strings & Winds

 

Gyorgy Ligeti: Balad si joc for violin & viola

Ludwig van Beethoven: Serenade in D Major, op25 for flute, violin & viola

Alan Hovhaness: Suite Op. 21 for english horn & bassoon

Arthur Bachmann: Wood Poppy & Wild Iris for String Trio

Sir Arthur Bliss: Conversations, op 16 for flute,  oboe, violin, viola & 'cello

   Stephen Bryant, violin

   Rachel Pearson, violin

   Virginia Dziekonski, 'cello

   Suzanne Burton, flute & bass flute

   Amy Duerr Day, oboe & english horn

   Judith Lawrence, bassoon

TUESDAY, 6 January 2015

ALLELUIA

Music for Epiphany, Contemplation & Celebration

 

Antonio Vivaldi: Motet in g minor, RV629 "Longe mala, umbrae, terrors"

Carl Nielsen: Seranata Invano

Mauri Autero Numminen: Tango-Kangastus

Marguerite Monnot Louiguy/Edith Piaf: La Vie en Rose

Charles Dumont/Michel Vaucaire: Non, je ne regrette rien

Jaques Ibert: Cinq pieces en trio

Carl Nielsen: String Quartet No. 4 in F Major, Op 44

Erwin Schulhoff: Five Pieces for String Quartet

Gyorgy Ligeti: Regi Magyar tarsas tancock (Old Hungarian Ballroom Dances)

   Courtney Bray, mezzo soprano

   Dan Lavry, accordion

   Beau Quartet

 

   Stephen Bryant, violin

   Rachel Pearson, violin

   Sue Jane Bryant, viola

   Joy Payton-Stevens, 'cello

   Suzanne Burton, flute

   Amy Duerr Day, oboe

   David Salge, clarinet

   Ron Matthew Gilbert, horn

   Judith Lawrence, bassoon

   Priscilla Jones, 'cello

   Jon Brenner, double bass

   Susan Bray, harpsichord

SUNDAY, 21 September 2014

SONG & DANCE

 

Robert Muczynski: Fragments

Shelly Devlin: "Psalm" Fanfare

Allen Strange: Songs in Black

Igor Stravinsky: Octet

Sy Brandon: Three Amusement Park Pieces

Robert J. Frank: Lullaby of the Sea

Carlos Surinach: Rtimo Jondo (Flamenco)

   Justin Lynn, vocals

   Dan Schmidt, conductor

 

   Suzanne Burton, flute

   Amy Duerr Day, oboe & english horn

   David Salge, clarinet

   Judith Lawerence, bassoon

   Jamael Smith, bassoon

   Shelly Devlin, trumpet & flugelhorn

   George Steward, trumpet

   Daniel Forman, trombone

   Wade Demmert, bass trombone

   Meg Tolley, percussion

   Art Whitson, percussion

   Patricia Strange, violin

   Christine Edwards, 'cello

   Jon Brenner, electric bass guitar

   Elizabeth Faye, synthesizer

SUNDAY, 16 March 2015

NO TOUBLE WITH TREBLE (& a 'cello)

 

Franz Joseph Haydn: London Trio No.1 in C, Hob IV:1

Luciano Berio: Lied

Gerald Warfield: Two for Three

Shelley Yoelin: L'shmoa (Lord Hear Our Prayers)

David Uber: Serenade

Bela Bartok: Duos for Two Violins, SZ 98

Hans Gal: Huyton Suite, Op. 92

   Stephen Bryant, violin

   Sue Jane Bryant, viola

   Ann Wright, 'cello

   Suzanne Burton, flute

   Amy Duerr Day, oboe

   David Salge, clarinet

SATURDAY, 4 January 2014

LOVE & JOY come to you

Love and joy come to you, and to you a wassil too,

May God Bless you and send you a Happy New Year...

 

   Royce Napolitino, baritone

  

   Suzanne Burton, flute

   Amy Duerr Day, oboe

   David Salge, clarinet

   Judith Lawerence, bassoon

   Ann Wright, 'cello

   Paul Roy, organ